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Lofland Family History

Lofland Name Meaning
Altered spelling of Norwegian Løvland or Lauvland, habitational names from any of several farmsteads so named from lauv ‘leaf’ + land ‘land’ (probably referring to a place where deciduous trees grew).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

38,644 Historical Documents with Lofland on Ancestry.com
7,759 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,719 Military Records
149 Immigration Records
6,252 Census and Voter Lists
22,765 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Lofland Families

  • Number of Lofland families
     29 - 56
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lofland families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Lofland last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lofland census records

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Lofland Family Origin

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Lofland Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Lofland

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Lofland Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lofland census records

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Lofland Civil War Service Records

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